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This day in history – March 26, 1931

In Scottsboro, Alabama, nine black teens are accused of raping two white women and almost lynched; the “Scottsboro Boys” gain national attention after their raciallbiased trial results in death sentences.” From the Equal Justice Initiative’s A History of Racial Injustice … Continue reading

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